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nvidia 3D was only mentioned because of the fact that any monitor that supports it is sure to support true 120hz

The monitor linked in the first reply is decent. If want to go with it, sure.
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
nvidia 3D was only mentioned because of the fact that any monitor that supports it is sure to support true 120hz

The monitor linked in the first reply is decent. If want to go with it, sure.
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I would recommend against the cheaper ones as well. Even the acer 120hz monitor that is normally around 350 has had plenty of users who have experienced dead pixels and half the screen dying. If you have the option to, I would save up some extra cash and take a look at the alienware aw2310 as it is supposed to be the top dog for 120hz monitors right now.
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I would recommend against the cheaper ones as well. Even the acer 120hz monitor that is normally around 350 has had plenty of users who have experienced dead pixels and half the screen dying. If you have the option to, I would save up some extra cash and take a look at the alienware aw2310 as it is supposed to be the top dog for 120hz monitors right now.
That Viewsonic is a quality monitor, I've seen it in person. If he doesn't have the money for the Alienware, it is a very pricey monitor, the Viewsonic will satisfy his needs perfectly fine.
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I have that viewsonic and have had no issues with it at all (/knock on wood). I would buy a second one if the wifey would let me.
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post #26 of 32
I understand that. Its perfectly understandable and it is a good monitor for the price. I was just suggesting that saving a little bit more to get a higher quality monitor should be a consideration.
post #27 of 32
I have the first version of that viewsonic, and it did come with a stuck pixel, but for some reason it's only noticeable when displaying certain colors; never noticed it in a game, though.

Other than that step back, the viewsonic is an awesome monitor, and if anything, you'll be tempted to upgrade that 460 of yours OP, to get a higher frame rate.
 
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I would recommend against the cheaper ones as well. Even the acer 120hz monitor that is normally around 350 has had plenty of users who have experienced dead pixels and half the screen dying. If you have the option to, I would save up some extra cash and take a look at the alienware aw2310 as it is supposed to be the top dog for 120hz monitors right now.
The AW2310 is a good monitor, no doubt. If I had bought the AW2310 I would not be unhappy with it. But it appears that it is not the top dog anymore.

http://hardforum.com/showthread.php?t=1616870

Read through the first 20 posts or so and also check the reviews listed in the thread.
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I have the first version of that viewsonic, and it did come with a stuck pixel, but for some reason it's only noticeable when displaying certain colors; never noticed it in a game, though.

Other than that step back, the viewsonic is an awesome monitor, and if anything, you'll be tempted to upgrade that 460 of yours OP, to get a higher frame rate.
I will be sli'ing in the future.
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